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Exploring Nature with Unprecedented Resolution

New Nanomaterials

Solving Humanities' Challenges

Nanomedicine

Interdisciplinary Science

Nanophotonics

Nano in the Service of Mankind

Ground Breaking Research

Educating Excelling Students in Unique Multidisciplinary Graduate Programs

New Technologies on a Tiny Scale

Forefront Research Facilities

Nano-Egineering for the Future

Cutting Edge Research and Technology

NEWS & EVENTS

Congratulations to Uri Banin for Kolthoff Annual Prize!

15/01/2018

​Congratulations to Uri Banin for for Receiving Kolthoff Annual Prize, for his scientific discoveries and inventions in the field of semiconductor nanocrystals and hybrid semiconductor-metal nanocrystals, for unraveling the size, shape and composition dependent properties and for developing their applications in displays, solar energy conversion and biology.
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Congratulations to Alex Retzker!

03/12/2017

​Congratulations to Alex Retzker for Receiving ERC Consolidator​ Grant for Transforming the Limits of Resolution by Utilizing Quantum Information​!
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Congratulations to Guy Ron!

05/09/2017

Congratulations to Guy Ron for Receiving ERC Starting Grant for ​the Beta Decay Measurements in the MOT and Electrostatic Traps!
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Congratulations to Nir Bar-Gill for ERC Grant!!

05/09/2017

Congratulations to Nir Bar-Gill for Receiving ERC Starting Grant for ​Quantum spin simulators in diamond!
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Congratulations to Oren Ram!

05/09/2017

Congratulations to Oren Ram for Receiving ERC Starting Grant for Decoding the Epigenomic Regulatory Code by the Use of Single Cell Technologies!​
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Congratulations to Nir Bar-Gill!

07/03/2018

Congratulations to our member Nir Bar-Gill, who receive the Yoram Ben Porat prize for excellent young Scholar!
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Congratulations to Ofra Benny!

05/09/2017

​Congratulations to Ofra Benny for Receiving​ ​ERC Starting grant for Mechanical Targeting as an Integrative Approach for Personalized Nanomedicine!
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Congratulations to Uri Banin!

20/08/2017

​Congratulations to Uri Banin for Winning the IVS Excellence Award for Research!
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Congratulations to Dr. Lioz Etgar

31/01/2017

​Congratulations to Dr. Lioz Etgar for receiving the 2016 Krill Prize from the Wolf Foundation
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NanoSeminar Series

24/04/2018

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Nano Seminar Series 2017-2018
​​Usual time and place: 11:00 am on Tuesday at the Seminar Hall in Los Angeles Building, entrance floor.​​​​​​​

Date Speaker Title
24/10/17 11:00 ​​Jeffery L. Coffer
TCU
Silicon Nanotubes As A Diverse Platform For Therapeutic And Energy-Relevant Applications
31/10/17
11:00
Konrad Szaciłowski
AGH​
From Photoelectrochemical Switches to Musical Harmonies:
Serendipitous Relationships
7/11/17
11:00
Eyal Buks
Technion
Nonlinear light-matter interaction: from superconducting qubits to spins in diamon
19/12/17
11:00
​​Uri Sivan
Technion
Water and the Hydrophobic Interaction in X10,000,000 Magnification
2/01/18
11:00
Rafal Klajn
WIS
Self-assembly of nanoparticle superlattices and their post-assembly
transformations​
16/01/18
11:00
Nir Bar-Gill
HUJI​
NV Centers in Diamond –
Magnetic Sensing and Quantum Thermodynamic
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Date Speaker Title
20/03/18 11:00 Yuval Garini
​BIU
The Multi-Scale Structure of Chromatin in the Nucleus
10/04/18
11:00
Lia Addadi
​WIS
Organisms manipulate light with nano-scale crystal mirrors
Structural colors, photonic crystals and vision
24/04/18
11:00
Eran Edri
​BGU
Core-Shell Micro-Tube Array for Closing the Artificial Photosynthesis Cycle on a Nanometer Scale
08/05/18
11:00
Baran Eren
​WIS
22/05/18
11:00
Yehiam Prior
​WIS
05/06/18
11:00
Alon Bahabad
TAU

Nano Seminar Series 2016-2017

Usual time and place: 11:00 am on Tuesday at the Seminar Hall in Los Angeles Building, entrance floor.​​​​​​​
Date Speaker Title
21/02/17 11:00 Doron Aurbach
​BIU
Advanced materials science for energy storage & conversion
28/02/17
11:00
Uriel Levy
HUJI
Recent progress in nanoscale enhanced light-vapor interactions on a chip
14/03/17
11:00
Oded Hod
TAU
Modeling Interlayer Interactions in Layered Material
04/04/17
11:00
Gianfranco Paccioni
UNIMIB
Two-dimensional oxides as new catalytic materials
25/04/17
11:00
Shlomo Itzchaik
​HUJI
Conformation-electrochemical sensing relationships
23/05/17
11:00
Lior Kornblum
​Technion
When Functional Oxides Meet Semiconductors
13/06/17
11:00
Tal Ellenbogen
​TAU
Multispectral and nonlinear optics with nanostructured artificial optical materials
20/06/17
​11:00
Wayne D.Kaplan
Technion
Interfacial Complexions & Thermodynamic Transitions at Interfaces
27/06/17
​11:00
Ira A Weinstock
BGU
Polyoxometalate-Engineered Gold-Nanoparticle Building Block
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Usual time and place: 11:00 am on Monday at the Seminar Hall in Los Angeles Building, entrance floor.​​​​​​​​
Date Speaker Title
31/10/16 11:00 Eran Rabani Berkeley Multiexciton Generation at the Nanoscale​​
14/11/16 11:00 Maya Bar Sadan BGU ​​Following Growth Processes of Nanomaterials: Designing Particles on the Atomic Scale
28/11/16 11:00 Oren Tal
WIS
Molecular quantum conductors: charge and spin transport manipulations by interface chemistry and reduced dimensionality
12/12/16 11:00 Nini Pryds
DTU
When two insulators become electronics – A peek into the field of oxide nanoelectronics
19/12/16
11:00
Petr Kral
UIC
Modeling of Nanoparticles Self-assembly and Coupling with Biomolecular Complexe
26/12/16 11:00 Ohad Medalia UZH, BGU In situ structural biology: challenges and results
9/01/17
11:00
Leeor Kronik
WIS
Understanding Molecular and Hybrid Crystals from First Principles
Tue..
17/01/17 11:00
James
,Chen Yong Kah

NUS
Engineering NanoScale​ Interface Biology
Thu. 02/02/17
​11:00
Peter Gregory WAM Living in an (Advanced) Materials World
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Nano Seminar Series 2015-2016


Usual time and place: 11:00 am on Sunday at the Seminar Hall in Los Angeles Building, entrance floor.​
Date Speaker Title
11/10/15 11:00 Steven Prawer UNIMELB Diamond Bionics
14/10/15 11:00 Benoit Dubertret CNRS, ESPCI Colloidal chalcogenide nanoplatelets,
a 2D material beyond graphene, and different from TMC
01/11/15 11:00 Ofra Benny
HUJI
Nanomedicinal Approach for Tumor Treatment and Modulation of Tumor Microenvironment
15/11/15 11:00 Ariel Ismach
TAU
Synthesis and Characterization of 2D Materials and Heterostructures
29/11/15 11:00 ​​Boris Rybtchinski
WIS
Water-Based Noncovalent Nanomaterials​
06/12/15 11:00 Richard Robinson
CORNELL
Challenges and Solutions to Functional Nanoparticle Devices
20/12/15 11:00 Boaz Pokroy RBNI From Biomineralization to Bio-Inspired Routes for Controlling
the Structure and Properties of Materials: Reusing proven tricks on new materials
03/01/16 11:00 Roey Amir
TAU
Enzyme-Responsive Polymeric Nanocarriers
17/01/16 11:00 Yael Hanein
TAU
Nano Materials for Brain-Machine
Technologies
28/2/16 11:00 Avner Rothschild
Technion
Reflections on rust:
Iron oxide photoelectrodes for solar energy conversion and storage
20/3/16 11:00 Gil Markovich TAU Nanoscale magnetism and chirality
27/3/16 11:00 Yuri Feldman HUJI Interfacial Water—from the Ordered Structures to the Single Hydrated Shell
Mon. 4/4/16 11:00 Jill Millstone Pittsburgh University Metal-Ligand Chemistry in Multimetallic Nanoparticle Synthesis and Performance
Wed. 4/5/16 11:00 McCreery Richard University of Alberta
Molecules in Circuits: a New Breed of Microelectronics?
8/5/16
11:00
Ernesto Joselevic
WIS
Shaping Nanotubes and Nanowires with Surfaces
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3D and functional printing center

21/12/2015

​The Hebrew University launched the 3D and Functional Printing Center, Israel’s first center with a focus on research in 3D and functional printing.
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Congratulations Prof Uri Banin

18/05/2016

Congratulations to Prof. Uri Banin for receiving the 2015 Landau Prize for Sciences and Research
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Condolences on passing of President Mr. Shimon Peres

29/09/2016

HUCNN expresses its deepest sorrow on the passing of President Mr. Shimon Peres. His eminent support of the nano field was vital in the establishment of our center.
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Greetings to Prof. Magdassi

01/07/2015

Congratulations to Prof. Shlomo Magdassi for being selected for the American Non-profit Award for his invention of Bendable Plastics Touch Screen Display
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M.Sc. Program - Registration Open

11/02/2016

We are seeking for outstanding students with degrees in Chemistry, Physics, Life-sciences, Engineering, and their combinations for our exclusive M.Sc. Program.
Registration open till 15 June 2016.
For more information about our Education programs click here
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